Flashcards in Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence Deck (96)
What is the prevalence of bipolar disorder in adolescents?
What is a rapid cycler for bipolar adults vs kids?
Adults = 4 times / year
Children = 4 times / day
What is the MOA of aripiprazole?
Atypical antipsychotic and mood stabilizer
What is the treatment for bipolar disorder?
antipsychotics (mood stabilizers)
What are the common side effects with antipsychotics? (3)
What are the two antipsychotics that cause weight gain? Are these typical or atypical antipsychotics?
(both atypical antipsychotics)
Where is the weight gain located with antipsychotics?
What is the major side effect of risperidone? MOA?
What is akathisia? What is this commonly caused by?
Need to move
What is the major benefit of quetiapine over other psychotics?
What are the two antipsychotics that cause less weight gain?
What is the MOA of antipsychotics?
Reduce the dopamine in mesolimbic area of the brain
What are the typical antipsychotics? (4)
What are the atypical antipsychotics? (6)
("Old Quietly Risper from A to Z")
What are the major side effects of antipsychotics? (4)
What is the treatment for dystonia use with antipsychotics?
What is neuroleptics malignant syndrome? S/sx? Lab change?
-Adverse reaction to antipsychotics, and dopamine blockade
-presenting with fever, autonomic instability, and delirium.
What is the treatment for neuroleptic malignant syndrome?
-Dantrolene for muscle rigidity, and bromocriptine
What labs must be monitored with Li use? (3)
What must be monitored with Depakote (valproic acid) use? (3)
What is the major side effect of lamotrigine?
What are the major side effect of tegretol (carbamazepine)?
What is the major issue with Li?
Chronic renal insufficiency, and narrow therapeutic index
What are the only two drugs that have been proven to decrease suicidality?
What are the skin side effects of Li?
What are the endocrine problems with Li?
What happens to the tremor with Li?
Increase from fine to coarse as increased dose
What is the major cardiac issue with Li?
What is the only OTC analgesic that is appropriate with Li intake?